Song of BernadetteBook - 2006
Historical novel of the true story surrounding the miraculous visions of St. Bernadette Soubirous at Lourdes, France in 1858. Werfel, a highly respected literary writer who was an outspoken anti-Nazi from Vienna, became a Jewish refugee who barely escaped death from the Nazis in 1940, and wrote this moving story to fulfill a promise he made to God.--Cf. Book description, Amazon.com.
Publisher: San Francisco : Ignatius Press, c2006
Characteristics: xviii, 579 pages ; 21 cm